Resistance/Saboteur

Going Pro

Going Pro

If you read my last blog, you know that I am battling resistance. Today it has taken on many forms, from errands to housework to the season finale of "Smash." And now it has gelled into writer's block. I have several ideas,  each of which has some merit, but none of...

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Battling Resistance

Battling Resistance

Today I'm writing about the ways in which we stop ourselves from pursuing what we want: resistance in all its forms. Sometimes it is personified as our gremlin, saboteur, or negative voice that tells us that we are not capable of doing or creating what we want or that...

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I’m a Triathlete (who’da thunk it? not me!)

I’m a Triathlete (who’da thunk it? not me!)

Well, I did it! On Sunday I completed the Olympic distance Marin Triathlon. It was the culmination of weeks of training, and I felt great. I am still basking in the glow of accomplishment and I am already thinking about doing another triathlon and bettering my times....

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What We Can’t Be With

What We Can’t Be With

  An instructor of mine once said, “What we can't be with runs our lives.” In essence, instead of being moved by what we want, we can be driven by our need to avoid. If I am afraid of failure, I don't take the risks that will lead to real success. If I am afraid...

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